A Quick Snip: Is A Vasectomy The Right Option For You?

By Chantelle Turner

If you and your partner are considering permanent birth control options, then it’s likely you’ll have a discussion about the pros and cons of tubal ligation (getting a woman’s tubes tied) versus a vasectomy. Both procedures result in permanent sterilization. But the procedure time, length of recovery and cost vary. It’s important to understand both options so you can ultimately decide on the option that is right for your situation.